Psalm 136 NKJV/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! For His mercy endures forever. 1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good. "His love endures forever."
2 Oh, give thanks to the God of gods! For His mercy endures forever. 2 Give thanks to the God of gods. "His love endures forever."
3 Oh, give thanks to the Lord of lords! For His mercy endures forever: 3 Give thanks to the Lord of lords: "His love endures forever."
4 To Him who alone does great wonders, For His mercy endures forever; 4 to him who alone does great wonders, "His love endures forever."
5 To Him who by wisdom made the heavens, For His mercy endures forever; 5 who by his understanding made the heavens, "His love endures forever."
6 To Him who laid out the earth above the waters, For His mercy endures forever; 6 who spread out the earth upon the waters, "His love endures forever."
7 To Him who made great lights, For His mercy endures forever-- 7 who made the great lights-- "His love endures forever."
8 The sun to rule by day, For His mercy endures forever; 8 the sun to govern the day, "His love endures forever."
9 The moon and stars to rule by night, For His mercy endures forever. 9 the moon and stars to govern the night; "His love endures forever."
10 To Him who struck Egypt in their firstborn, For His mercy endures forever; 10 to him who struck down the firstborn of Egypt "His love endures forever."
11 And brought out Israel from among them, For His mercy endures forever; 11 and brought Israel out from among them "His love endures forever."
12 With a strong hand, and with an outstretched arm, For His mercy endures forever; 12 with a mighty hand and outstretched arm; "His love endures forever."
13 To Him who divided the Red Sea in two, For His mercy endures forever; 13 to him who divided the Red Sea asunder "His love endures forever."
14 And made Israel pass through the midst of it, For His mercy endures forever; 14 and brought Israel through the midst of it, "His love endures forever."
15 But overthrew Pharaoh and his army in the Red Sea, For His mercy endures forever; 15 but swept Pharaoh and his army into the Red Sea; "His love endures forever."
16 To Him who led His people through the wilderness, For His mercy endures forever; 16 to him who led his people through the desert, "His love endures forever."
17 To Him who struck down great kings, For His mercy endures forever; 17 who struck down great kings, "His love endures forever."
18 And slew famous kings, For His mercy endures forever-- 18 and killed mighty kings-- "His love endures forever."
19 Sihon king of the Amorites, For His mercy endures forever; 19 Sihon king of the Amorites "His love endures forever."
20 And Og king of Bashan, For His mercy endures forever-- 20 and Og king of Bashan-- "His love endures forever."
21 And gave their land as a heritage, For His mercy endures forever; 21 and gave their land as an inheritance, "His love endures forever."
22 A heritage to Israel His servant, For His mercy endures forever. 22 an inheritance to his servant Israel; "His love endures forever."
23 Who remembered us in our lowly state, For His mercy endures forever; 23 to the One who remembered us in our low estate "His love endures forever."
24 And rescued us from our enemies, For His mercy endures forever; 24 and freed us from our enemies, "His love endures forever."
25 Who gives food to all flesh, For His mercy endures forever. 25 and who gives food to every creature. "His love endures forever."
26 Oh, give thanks to the God of heaven! For His mercy endures forever. 26 Give thanks to the God of heaven. "His love endures forever."